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The world is heading for a new missile arms race

The world is heading for a new missile arms race

We're seeing the biggest missile buildup since the Cold War.
NASA is opening the International Space Station to private astronauts

NASA is opening the International Space Station to private astronauts

If you've got $60 million burning a hole in your pocket, you could go to the space station in 2020.

China launches a rocket from a ship for the first time

China has joined the US and Russia as the only nations to have successfully launched a rocket at sea. The National Space Administration's Long March 11 took off from a launchpad on a ship in the
China launches a rocket to space from a ship at sea for the first time

China launches a rocket to space from a ship at sea for the first time

China’s National Space Administration recorded a first today as it launched one of its Long March 11 rockets from a launch pad on board a ship in the Yellow Sea. This is the first time China has
NASA hits key Space Launch System milestone for future Moon missions

NASA hits key Space Launch System milestone for future Moon missions

NASA has announced that its Space Launch System project has reached a ‘significant milestone’ in the effort to return humans to the Moon. The space agency and Boeing, one of the private companies it
NASA hits key Space Launch System milestone for future Moon missions

NASA hits key Space Launch System milestone for future Moon missions

NASA has announced that its Space Launch System project has reached a ‘significant milestone’ in the effort to return humans to the Moon. The space agency and Boeing, one of the private companies it

NASA’s Space Launch System passes key milestone for Moon mission

NASA is celebrating a key step towards its mission to get people back to the Moon: The first large core rocket stage that will power the new Space Launch System being built by contractor Boeing is now
America’s first private moon lander will be made in India

America’s first private moon lander will be made in India

Bangalore-based TeamIndus will get a shot at the moon.
Russia’s Soyuz rocket got nailed by lightning shortly after launch

Russia’s Soyuz rocket got nailed by lightning shortly after launch

When planning for a rocket launch there are many things that have to be taken into account, and one of the biggest factors is always the weather. Launches are delayed frequently due to uncooperative
Political Cartoons: U.S.-Iran tensions grow after rocket attack in Baghdad ‘Green Zone’

Political Cartoons: U.S.-Iran tensions grow after rocket attack in Baghdad ‘Green Zone’

U.S.-Iran tensions escalated further Monday after a rocket exploded outside the U.S. Embassy compound in Baghdad's Green Zone
Japan just sent a privately-funded rocket into space for the first time ever

Japan just sent a privately-funded rocket into space for the first time ever

SpaceX is already a household name around the globe, but there's no shortage of other startups vying for their slice of the private spaceflight pie. Companies like the Jeff Bezos-led Blue Origin are
Watch live as SpaceX tries, for the third time, to launch 60 Starlink satellites

Watch live as SpaceX tries, for the third time, to launch 60 Starlink satellites

SpaceX is having another go at launching the first 60 satellites for its ultra-ambitious Starlink internet constellation. Here's how you can tune in live to watch it all go down today. The post Watch
SpaceX is about to take the lead in the satellite internet race

SpaceX is about to take the lead in the satellite internet race

Not many satellite companies have their own rockets.
Avengers: Endgame is beating even Bollywood blockbusters in India

Jeff Bezos reveals his 'Blue Moon' lunar lander

Blue Origin is building a lunar lander aptly called the Blue Moon. Jeff Bezos has announced his space company's shared goal with NASA to go back to our planet's fateful companion in the next few years
Jeff Bezos says Blue Origin will go to the Moon to save the Earth

Jeff Bezos says Blue Origin will go to the Moon to save the Earth

The billionaire has laid out his most ambitious plans for space exploration yet.
Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos’ bids to build US military rockets could reshape national security

Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos’ bids to build US military rockets could reshape national security

The Air Force has been terrible at buying rockets. The current contract battle could shape American national security— and the future of private space companies

First private Japanese rocket reaches space

Japan can finally include itself among the ranks of countries with successful private spaceflight outfits. Interstellar Technologies has successfully launched its MOMO-3 sounding rocket into space,
The Rockets of Mysore

The Rockets of Mysore

Rockets were originally invented not to send things into space, but to shoot enemies with. Their effectiveness in warfare was demonstrated for the first time by the Chinese in the 13th century, when